Proserpina Changing Aesculapius into an Owl

about 1550–1560
Enea Vico (Italian, 1523–1567)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 045, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 42.2 x 30.1 cm (16 5/8 x 11 7/8 in.) Platemark: 40.7 x 28.9 cm (16 x 11 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

B3611

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock